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Title

Heart shaped box

2006


Artist

Esme Timbery

Australia

1931 -

Language groups

Eora, South-east region, Bidjigal, South-east region


Details


Other Title

Blue heart-shaped box


Place where the work was made

Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

2006


Media category

Mixed media


Materials used

cardboard, shells, fabric and glitter


Dimensions

19.0 x 18.0 cm


Credit

Gift of Genevieve O'Callaghan 2010


Location

Not on display


Accession number

213.2010


Artist information

Esme Timbery

Artist profile

Works in the collection

5


Place

Where the work was made
Sydney

Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Jonathan Jones, La Per: An Aboriginal seaside story, 'Back into the shadows', pg. 5-8, Sydney, 2010, 6, 7.